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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - United States virologist who developed a vaccine that is injected against poliomyelitis (born 1914).

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  • Talk of miracles has Will hopeful for an instant, but doubtful as well, since he suspects Salk is just another new-age faith healer.
  • The inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), also known as the Salk vaccine, is given as a shot.
  • Salk also wrote a book called Survival of the Wisest.
  • KING: You wouldn't say the Salk vaccine was a bad idea. for more
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